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POSTPONED: JAMES & JACKSON ON HOLD

 

Niall Horan is postponing his tour a full year. He was scheduled to start his 32-date outing 4/20 in Nashville and wrap 8/2 in Maryland Heights, Mo.

Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas has been moved to 10/2-4.

…And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead has moved their spring North American headline tour dates to July. The rescheduled dates include a few new stops, such as Nashville and Miami.

James Taylor and Jackson Browne’s U.S. tour is being postponed with an eye toward starting as soon as late summer.

Taylor’s 6/21 Fenway Park with Brandi Carlile and Shawn Colvin has been postponed as well though his Tanglewood concert on the Fourth of July is still on the schedule.

Taylor and Browne, who tested positive for Coronavirus, issued a joint statement:  "As this summer's tour of 27 towns and cities across the US drew near, we've been increasingly excited to hit the road again. So it's deeply disappointing for both of us to have to call it off and reschedule (and reschedule we WILL)! As we all now realize, COVID-19 is a serious, real and present danger. Moreover, our public health is all of our responsibility. So let us listen to and follow the directions of our public healthcare people and support their efforts in this unprecedented time of global pandemic. Love those around you and, above all, stay safe and healthy."

Rolling Loud Miami, the hip-hop festival with Post Malone, Travis Scott and A$AP Rocky as headliners, has been moved to Presidents Day weekend next year (2/12-14) at the Hard Rock Stadium. The lineup from the planned May edition will not change.

Kesha has postponed her High Road Tour until later in the year.  The 28-date amphitheater tour of North America was slated to run 4/23 to 6/7. 

Kesa tweeted: “I’m sorry :( I take an enormous amount of pride in making my shows a safe place for anyone no matter what, so with that in mind, my team is working hard to reschedule my tour for later in the year.”

Boston Calling, positioned to open the summer festival season after other festivals postponed, has been canceled.

The Memorial Day Weekend (5/22-24) fest was to be the first show for the Rage Against the Machine reunion tour. 

"To our audience, whom we value dearly, we are so sad that we will not be together with you in May," organizers said. "We know information regarding your tickets is extremely important to you. As such, we will be reaching out to all ticket holders in the coming weeks with a detailed outline of options available. This includes obtaining a full refund or rolling tickets to next year’s event—about which we hope to have exciting news to share soon. We thank you for your patience; please stay tuned and we will be in touch with more information in the near future."

Justin Bieber has postponed his 45-date tour.

The Songwriters Hall of Fame has pushed its 51st annual Induction & Awards Gala to next year. The event will be held 6/10/21, at the Marriott Marquis New York.

"In facing the reality of the future being unknown and the extraordinary number of schedules which would have to be rearranged, although sad and very disappointing, it seemed to be more prudent and in the best interests and well-being of everyone, especially our inductees, honorees, and guests to move the 2020 class of inductees and honorees in its entirety to next year's gala when they can be truly celebrated," SHOF President & CEO, Linda Moran said.

Luke Combs has slotted five postponed April dates into September, October and November.

The Foo Fighters Van Tour has new dates.

The American Association of Independent Music (A2IM) will hold its Indie Week and Libera Awards online. The event is sticking with the original dates, 6/15-18.

Rihanna has postponed the 2020 edition of her Diamond Ball, scheduled for September.

Ringo Starr's All Starr Band, featuring Steve Lukather, Colin Hay, Gregg Rolie and others, has moved its spring 2020 tour, slated to start in May, to the spring of 2021.

Mike Garson’s A Bowie Celebration has rescheduled 14 performances that were postponed or cancelled as a result of the global pandemic. The tour will resume 9/2 in Detroit and run through 9/20 with a 9/19 show at NYC’s Sony Hall. A portion of tour proceeds will go to the MusiCares COVID-19 Relief Fund.

The III Points festival in Miami, with headliners The Strokes and Robyn, has moved to 10/16-17 from the first two days of May.

Primavera Sound at Barcelona's Parc del Forum will take place 8/26-30. Organizers are working toward keeping the lineup, which had Lana Del Rey, Bad Bunny and Tyler, The Creator as headliners, intact.

Added to the list of canceled festivals are Mountain Jam in Bethel, N.Y., 5/29-31; Britain's Download Festival  on 6/12-14; and the 6/11-14 Isle of Wight Festival.

Midem 2020, scheduled for 6/2-5 in Cannes, is canceled, as organizers are focusing on creating a Midem Digital Edition during those same dates. The next edition in Cannes will take place 6/1-4/21, marking the event's 55th anniversary. The Digital Edition this June will livestream globally, and will include keynotes, talks and presentations.

The Milk Carton Kids have moved their West Coast dates to August and September.

New York’s Governors Ball and London’s All Points East have scrapped plans for their 2020 festivals.

Governors Ball had been scheduled for 6/5-7, with Tame ImpalaMissy ElliottVampire Weekend and Flume headlining. “We have gone to great lengths to find a postponement date that works for all parties involved,” the festival’s organizers announced. “Due to a myriad of planning and logistical issues, we have come to the conclusion that there are no sufficient options available to use. We are pushing ahead, and are already jumping into plans for 2021.”

All Points East had been due to take place at the end of May. Headliners for the 10-day festival were Bombay Bicycle ClubTame ImpalaMassive AttackKraftwerk 3D and The Kooks. Tickets will be refunded, and organizers AEG Presents will announce plans for 2021 shortly. 

BTS is looking for new U.S. stadium dates.

The Montreux Jazz Festival has delayed announcing its lineup and will be looking for a new date. It was scheduled for the 7/3-18. They have made 50 concerts available to stream for free

Recently rescheduled in the U.S.

Thomas Rhett’Center Point Road Tour has been rescheduled to kick off 7/9 in Charlotte, N.C. Rhett has rescheduled dates in cities such as Indianapolis, Cincinnati and Gilford, N.H., as the tour now runs deep into September.

Garth Brooks has moved two of his three stadium shows. He’s now in Charlotte, N.C. on 6/13, Cincinnati on 6/27, and Las Vegas on 8/22.

Cher has postponed her Here We Go Again Tour, which will now begin 9/8 in Tampa, Fla. The 22-date tour, mostly through the middle of the country, wraps 12/5 in Miami.

Milwaukee’s Summerfest will be moved to September. More information about rescheduled performances on 9/3-5, 10-12, 17-19 at the American Family Insurance Amphitheater and BMO Harris Pavilion will be released soon.

The Foo Fighters Van Tour has been moved to late this year from April. The Phoenix show is now 12/5, Albuquerque, N.M., is 12/3 and Oklahoma City is 12/1. Wichita and Knoxville., Tenn., dates are pending.

Josh Groban's Great Big Radio City Show, scheduled to take place at Radio City Music Hall on 4/18, has been postponed to 10/5.

Little Big Town has moved spring dates on their Nightfall Tour to a the fall and winter. They’ll play three shows in Denver 8/8-10, play Phoenix on 9/24, Detroit and Chicago in October on the West Coast in January.

Brooks & Dunn have moved their Reboot Tour and will now start 8/28 in Cincinnati. The 18-date tour of the Midwest and East wraps 10/30 in Dallas.

Kelly Clarkson’s Las Vegas residency at the Zappos Theater in Planet Hollywood has moved from a 4/1 start date to July.

Dan + Shay have hit the brakes on their tour and delayed the run until summer, picking up on 7/30 in Tulsa and running through Halloween in Tacoma, Wash. 

Third Eye Blind has rescheduled its seven U.S. shows in March and will resume touring 5/31 at the Wiltern in Los Angeles.

Reba McEntire’s spring tour is now a summer tour, starting 7/9 in Huntsville, Ala.

Waiting for new dates

Alicia Keys has delayed the release of her album ALICIA (RCA) and her tour, which was scheduled to start in the U.K. in June and hit the U.S. in July. Her book, More Myself: A Journey, will still be coming out on 3/31.

The Jonas Brothers’ April run at Park MGM in Las Vegas does not yet have a new date.

The Rolling Stones were scheduled to go on 15-date run between 5/8 and 7/9, opening in San Diego and wrapping in Atlanta. Promoter AEG Presents/ Concerts West is telling ticketholders to wait for updates.

Alanis Morissette is rescheduling her 12-date April tour of Japan, Manila, Australia and New Zealand. Her U.S. run begins 6/2 in Washington.

Elton John is rescheduling all shows between 3/26 through 5/2.

Kenny Chesney has delayed dates from 4/18 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, through 5/28 at Blossom Music Center in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. They hope to have new dates to announce within five weeks. The tour’s new opening date is expected to be 5/30 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. Florida Georgia LineOld Dominion and Michael Franti & Spearhead are also on the bill.

Rage Against the Machine is rescheduled postponed dates between 3/26 to 5/20. The tour open  is now scheduled for Boston Calling on 5/23.

Billie Eilish will be rescheduling 11 shows in Philadelphia, NYC, Boston, Chicago, Nashville and elsewhere.

The Who’s  U.K. and Ireland tour is being rescheduled for later in the year.

Michael Bublé will be rescheduling 15 concerts scheduled between 3/17 and 4/5. Tickets will be honored for the rescheduled dates.

New dates will be announced soon for ZZ Top’s 3/20-28 residency at the Venetian Theatre in Las Vegas.

The North American leg of the Thom Yorke’s Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes tour is postponed and moving to later this year.

Outside the U.S.

Camila Cabello has not been able to start rehearsals for her Romance tour so she is postponing the European leg that was scheduled to begin 5/26 in Oslo. Her North America run is slated to begin 7/29 in Vancouver, B.C.

Dua Lipa has moved her U.K. and EU Future Nostalgia to 2021, beginning 1/3 in Newcastle and wrapping 2/16 in Madrid. She plans to announce the rest of the tour, including the U.S., soon.

Metalllica’s South American shows originally planned for April are in the process of being moved to December, though a few venues may change. They expect to have new dates to announce by 3/27. Greta Van Fleet will still open the shows.

Bon Iver’s tour of Europe and the U.K. has been moved to 2021 beginning 1/8 in London. They have 10 shows running through 1/29.

Joe Satriani has moved his entire European a full year ahead. The guitarist is keeping the 4/18 release date of his Sony Legacy album Shapeshifting, but his April-June tour of Europe has been moved to 2021. He now opens 4/9/21 in Zurich and has 22 dates booked through 5/6 in Glasgow. He has another 20+ dates to reschedule.

Guns N’ Roses has rescheduled all South American and Central American tour dates. The 10-city run now begins 11/8 in the Dominican Republic and wraps 12/6 in Bogota, Colombia.

Nick Mason’s Saucerful of Secrets have moved their 14-date U.K. tour to October. It was slated to start 4/23.

The latest on festivals

Firefly, scheduled for 6/18-21 with Billie Eilish and Rage Against the Machine headlining has been canceled. “We are deeply disappointed by this difficult decision, one that impacts our fans and our incredible team of performers, crew, vendors & our community in Dover, Del.,” organizers said in a statement. Ticket  holders are being offered refunds of a ticket to Firefly 2021.

This year’s iHeart Wango Tango has been canceled. It was to be held 6/6 at Dignity Health Sports Park in Carson with Harry Styles headlining.

Lovers & Friends in L.A., featuring Lauryn Hill, Usher and TLC, has been moved to 8/8.

Bonnaroo has been moved to 9/24-27. All tickets and onsite accommodations remain the same. The festival says it will share updates via email, Bonnaroo.com and social media.  

L.A.’s first edition of Cruel World, the '80s-themed festival with MorrisseyBauhaus and Blondie headlining, has been moved to 9/12.

BottleRock Napa Valley has been rescheduled for the weekend of 10/2-4 at the Napa Valley Expo. Red Hot Chili PeppersStevie NicksDave Matthews BandMiley CyrusKhalidAnderson .Paak & the Free Nationals and Zedd are confirmed for the rescheduled dates. Additional lineup updates will be announced as soon as possible. 

The 51st edition of JazzFest is moving to the fall, though no specific dates have been given.

The Great Escape, the 5/13-16 festival for new music in Brighton, England, has been canceled. It will return in 2021.

Insomniac Events’ electronic dance music festival Beyond Wonderland SoCal has been moved to 6/19-20.

J. Cole’s DreamvilleFestival in North Carolina has been moved to 8/29 from early April.

The ninth annual Treefort Music Fest in downtown Boise, Idaho, has been moved to 9/23-27 from 3/25-29.

Pharrell Williams’ Something in the Water will not take place this year. The next edition of the Virginia Beach fest will be 4/23-25, 2021.

The Treefort Festival in Boise has new dates: 9/23-27.

Danny Wimmer Presents has canceled its three spring festivals: Epicenter in Concord, N.C, 5/1-3, Welcome to Rockville in Daytona Beach, Fla., 5/8-10 and Sonic Temple Art + Music Festival in Columbus, Ohio, 5/15-17.

Slipknot’s heavy-metal festival Knotfest Japan in Chiba, Japan, is looking for new dates later in the year. KornMarilyn MansonAnthrax and more were scheduled to perform.

Lollapalooza Argentina, headlined by Guns N’ Roses, Travis TrittThe Strokes and Lana Del Rey, and scheduled for 3/27-29, has been postponed until the second half of the year.

Big EarsAshley Capps’ four-day fest in Knoxville, Tenn., has been canceled.

Other events

Record Store Day has been delayed two months to 6/20.

Sofar Sounds has canceled upcoming shows for 2,000 artists in hundreds of cities across six continents since 3/13. They have advanced each artist’s full payment for the canceled shows and is establishing a fund with an initial goal of $250,000 to focus on providing direct financial support to the artists who rely on Sofar and other local gigs to make a living. 

The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony has been rescheduled for 11/7, with the live broadcast from the Public Auditorium in Cleveland.

The New York Philharmonic canceled the remainder of its season on 3/23, and will lose about $10m in revenue.

ASCAP has scrapped its three awards ceremonies scheduled for April and May in L.A.: Screen Music AwardsPop Music Awards and Latin Music Awards.

BMI’s awards galas scheduled for May—the Pop Awards and Film, TV & Visual Media Awards—are being postponed and will be rescheduled.

Tony Awards and Emmy Awards will be delayed.

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